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June 2019

Tilson CEO Joshua Broder Testifies Before House Small Business Committee

Tilson CEO, Joshua Broder, will testify before the United States House of Representatives Workforce Subcommittee on the importance of training and apprenticeship programs to meet current and future hiring needs as the industry moves toward 5G and next-generation technologies. The hearing, entitled, “Mind the Skills Gap: Apprenticeships and Training Programs,” focuses on new ways private industry and the government can partner together to meet ever-growing workforce demands as businesses grow and compete.   

April 2019

Tilson Introduces Industry-Leading Leave Policies for Employees

“We strongly believe our improved leave policies will afford current Tilson employees the valuable time they need with their families at critical times in their lives.” says Joshua Broder, Tilson CEO. “Tilson is committed to providing the flexibility to team members while continuing to support dynamic career opportunities and development."

November 2019

Tilson Hires Alda Licis to Lead National Infrastructure Development Initiatives

In this newly created position, Ms. Licis will oversee Tilson’s fiber, wireless, network, space and tower asset development and leaseback within SQF, LLC, which was funded earlier this spring by SDC Capital Partners’ up to $100 million investment. 

October 2019

Tilson Recognized as ENR Top 600 Specialty Contractor

Tilson has again earned a place on the Engineering News Record (ENR) Top 600 list of Specialty Contractors. From #560 in 2017 and #481 in 2018, Tilson rose 138 spots this year to #343, a reflection of the company’s rapid growth this year as a national turnkey solution provider. Tilson was also recently recognized for the 9th year in a row on the Inc. 5000 list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies, rising 23 spots in its ranking to position #1773. Tilson’s growth on both lists is a direct reflection of its work expanding to meet increasing customer demands for 5G small cell and fiber networks across the country as the telecommunications market shows no sign of slowing.

October 2019

Microsoft and Tilson Team up to Expand Access to Broadband Internet in Rural Communities

“Working with Microsoft and our ISP partners demonstrates our continued commitment to provide innovative solutions and make broadband more accessible and affordable for residents and businesses in our rural communities” said Josh Broder, Tilson CEO. “We have found significant alignment between the goals of the Microsoft Airband Initiative and our values here at Tilson and we’re very excited to be a part of the rural connectivity solution.” 

October 2019

Tilson Appoints Stephanie Copeland to Board of Directors

"Stephanie brings significant telecommunications, government, and leadership experience in key areas that we expect will drive significant growth for Tilson in the years ahead” says Josh Broder, Tilson CEO. "Tilson seeks to bring a range of perspectives and experiences to our leadership team and Stephanie's sector experience, growth company leadership, and intellect made her an obvious choice." 

September 2019

Tilson Achieves Microsoft Gold Cloud Platform Competency

The recognition places Tilson among the top 1 percent of Microsoft partners worldwide and demonstrates a “best-in-class” ability to meet Microsoft Corp. customers’ evolving needs in today’s digital world. 

September 2019

Tilson Promotes Drew Ludwick to Director of Network Services

“When I served with Drew in Afghanistan, he was the most talented network engineer and technical leader I had ever met” states Tilson CEO, Joshua Broder. “Since coming to Tilson, I have witnessed him bring the same integrity, work ethic and intellect to commercial projects.”